Benefits of Phone Number Porting
It’s time to ditch your old-school phone system.
Port Multiple Numbers
Transfer all of your numbers to Talkroute
Do you have multiple phone numbers with one or more service providers?
By porting all of your phone numbers to Talkroute, you will be able to manage your call flow from one easy to use dashboard & eliminate unnecessary service contracts.
Whether you have 1 phone number or 100, Talkroute can make managing your numbers simple & hassle free.
Port Cellular Numbers
Use your cell numbers for business
New business owners often find themselves providing their personal cellular phone number to their clients.
However, as the business grows you may find that you are having trouble keeping up with the number of callers & their inquiries.
This is why many of our users choose to port their cellular number to Talkroute.
Port Landline Numbers
Cut the cord by transferring your landlines
Are you constantly forwarding your landline number to a cell phone or finding yourself stuck at a desk so you don’t miss important business calls? Then you might want to consider porting your landline phone number to Talkroute.
By porting your landline, you will be able to eliminate costly service with your local provider & take advantage of the benefits Talkroute has to offer.
Port VoIP Numbers
Transfer numbers from VoIP providers
Did you register a phone number with a VoIP service & discover that it wasn’t right for you? No problem!
We can port your VoIP numbers to Talkroute. Best of all VoIP numbers that are hosted by Talkroute are treated like “real” business phone numbers & can be registered with local directories & regulatory agencies.
Preserve Brand Identity
We make it hassle free
Do you already have a business number that your customers are used to dialing? No problem! You can easily port your existing number to Talkroute & maintain your established brand identity.
Now you can have the benefits of Talkroute while still giving your callers the ability to dial your existing business phone number.
Port Out at Anytime
Take your numbers with you
Any virtual phone numbers that you register with Talkroute can easily be ported to another service provider upon your request.
All virtual phone numbers that have been registered with Talkroute are your property (does not apply to trial accounts).
There are no contracts or commitments & you may cancel or switch providers at any time.
Get started with Talkroute in minutes
1. Choose a Phone Number
Pick a new phone number or transfer an existing business number to Talkroute.
2. Download Our Apps
Our desktop & mobile apps are available for MacOS, Windows, Linux, iOS, & Android.
3. Configure Your Settings
Customize your greetings, menus, extensions, voicemail, hours of operation, & more.
4. Talk, Text, & Meet Anywhere
Call, message, & meet wherever you do business: home, office or on the road.
Talk, message, & meet in one easy to use app.
Modern Business Voice
Business calling with your desktop, browser, & smartphones
Our virtual phone system gives you the ability to make & receive calls from any desktop, browser, or smartphone.
With Talkroute, you have the power of an enterprise level phone system without having to purchase or maintain any special equipment.
Download our apps to begin making business calls from your PC & smartphone today.
Join the Conversation
Send & receive text messages from your business numbers
Gain an advantage over your competition — about 61% of businesses still don’t use SMS:
85% of customers prefer receiving text messages over a phone call or email.
68% of consumers would prefer to use text messaging to contact a company with questions.
53% of clients say they feel more positive toward a brand that responds to text messages.
Sign up for Talkroute & begin texting with your customers today.
The best way to bring your team together
Video conferencing with up to 100 team & guest participants.
Additionally, Talkroute Meetings gives you the power to record meeting sessions, share your screen, chat via team messenger, collaborate using our whiteboard, & share files.
Sign up for Talkroute & start your first meeting today!
Voicemail Made Simple
Check voicemail by email, browser, & apps
Never miss a voicemail — Enable email, mobile, & desktop app notifications when receiving a new voice message.
Customize your voicemail greetings & assign separate mailboxes to your team members, departments, & phone numbers.
Our mailboxes can be added or removed at anytime & provide unlimited storage capacity.
Take Control of Your Phone System
Easily customize your account settings
Talkroute gives you the power to customize every aspect of your virtual phone service.
Now you can easily adjust your call routing, customize greetings, edit schedules, and much more in a matter of seconds!
Try Talkroute today and see why we are considered to be the most flexible phone solution available.
…tons of amazing features for your business
Local, toll free, 800 & vanity phone numbers.
Forward & route your business calls anywhere.
Send & receive SMS & MMS business messages.
Video conferencing with up to 100 participants.
Single & multi level Auto Attendant/IVR.
Unlimited 3 or 4 digit direct dial extensions.
Get voice messages on our apps, online, & by email.
Available for MacOS, Windows, Linux, iOS, Android & browser.
Live Call Transfer
Transfer live calls to extensions, departments & voicemail.
No more busy signals when receiving multiple calls at once.
Customize welcome, menu, voicemail greetings & more.
Record your incoming & outgoing calls.
Hours of Operation
Set dates & times for when your phones are available.
Users & Permissions
Create account users & grant special access permissions.
Show your business name & number on outgoing caller ID.
Run detailed history reports & export your call data.
Number Porting Resources
Number Porting FAQ
Phone number porting is the seamless process of transferring your existing phone number from your current provider to Talkroute. If you have an existing phone number you wish to keep, our team is standing by to make porting your number simple & hassle free.
Once your phone number has been ported to Talkroute, your callers will be routed through your Talkroute system. This way you can keep your established business phone number & take advantage of advanced features that Talkroute provides.
Most toll free and local phone numbers are eligible to be transferred to our network. However, in some rare cases a number may not be eligible for porting due to coverage issues. If you are concerned that your number may not be eligible, feel free to contact us and we will be happy to confirm portability to our network.
No. You will not experience any downtime. During the porting process, your phone number will still be active with your current service provider. Once the transfer has completed, your phone number will become active on your Talkroute account and the transition will be seamless.
Talkroute processes all port requests within 1-2 business days. Once the port has been processed, the request is submitted to the carrier to release the phone number. The time required to release the number varies from provider to provider. The average time to complete a port request from the date of submission is 5-10 business days.
Yes. You may port as many numbers as needed! Numbers may be added or removed at anytime.
Whether you have 1 phone number or 100, we will port all of your numbers for free! Please Note: There may be additional charges associated with hosting more than 1x local or toll free phone number with your Talkroute account. Please see pricing for more information.
Yes. Talkroute does not charge any fees for porting your number to a different service (applies only to paid accounts in good standing).
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